Thursday July 31st, 2014
Thursday July 31st, 2014

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2015 Power Shift: Under friendly fire

*Gov Theodore Orji

  /   in Politics 7:21 pm

By Ikenna Asomba Since the beginning of his second term, when  the Abia State Governor, Dr. Theodore Orji, declared that in Read More →

Rivers 2015: Ijaws in fresh push

Rivers State governor Rotimi Amaechi

  /   in Politics

The race to succeed Governor Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers State would be defined by many factors. One notable factor would be zon Read More →

Cross River 2015: Momentum builds up


  /   in Politics

About 22 persons from diverse political backgrounds have so far indicated interest in succeeding Senator Liyel Imoke as gover Read More →

Mimiko is Omisore’s friend but … — Akinbade


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Alhaji Fatai Akinbade, is the Labour Party, LP, governorship candidate. He served three military administrations as a commiss Read More →

Benue 2015: My purposes and plans — Nyitse

Cross section of voters during the Ondo Governorship election, yesterday.

  /   in Politics

DR Tivlumun Gabriel Nyitse, a former journalist and one-time correspondent of the defunct Concord Newspapers where he rose to Read More →

APC, PDP want to buy this election — Falae

*Chief Olu Falae

  /   in Politics

The National Chairman of Social Democratic Party (SDP), Chief Olu Falae has bemoaned the high influence of money in the ongoi Read More →

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Nigeria lagging behind in tax administration among emerging markets — KPMG


  /   in Business

NIGERIA is lagging behind in tax administration among emerging markets, according to a survey carried out by a finance and ac Read More →

FG to introduce new standards for household appliances

Black out as charactriesed characterised by lack of effective power supply in Nigeria

  /   in Business

The federal government will soon introduce a new standard for energy saving bulbs, refrigeration and air conditioning applian Read More →

NPC to offer technical support to boost Nigeria’s tourism sector


  /   in Business 12:53 am

In a bid to develop the Nigerian tourism sector, the National Planning Commission, NPC says it will offer technical support i Read More →

Portland cement, pricing and building collapse (2)


  /   in Business

THE previous week, we identified that according to European Commission nomenclature, CEM I and CEM II are the types of cement Read More →

Fidelity Bank posts N9.43bn PBT in six months

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  /   in Business

Fidelty Bank Plc has announced profit before tax of N9.43 billion for the first half of the year ending June 30, 2014. Read More →

Nigeria’s packaging industry growing at 12% yearly — Report

  /   in Business

Nigeria’s packaging industry has accounted for 12 per cent of the $4billion recorded by Middle East and African markets in the last five years, according to a survey carried out by PCI Film Consulting. Read More →

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TOURE: Iheanacho will shine in EPL

Kelechi Iheanacho

  /   in Sports 7:23 pm

African footballer of the year Yaya Toure has tipped Nigerian youngster Kelechi Iheanacho to shine in the English Premier Lea Read More →

I want to continue as Super Eagles coach—Keshi

Stephen Okechukwu Keshi

  /   in Sports

Super Eagles Coach, Stephen Keshi, has expressed his desire to extend his contract with Nigeria. Read More →

Neymar father in tax fraud probe

Learning curve: Neymar is happy to take all he can from new team-mate Lionel Messi

  /   in Sports

Brazilian striker Neymar's father will have to appear in court as a witness as part of a probe into possible tax crimes over Read More →

Lukaku not up for Chelsea fight – Mourinho


  /   in Sports

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has claimed that he sold Romelu Lukaku to Everton because the Belgian striker did not have the Read More →

Cavani ‘staying’ at PSG despite transfer speculation


  /   in Sports

Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani on Thursday claimed that he would not be leaving the French champions this summer, Read More →

Okagbare can create another record in 200m final – Ogunkoya


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Africa fastest women 400m runner Falilat Ogunkoya on Wednesday said Commonwealth track and field queen, Blessing Okagbare can Read More →

Entertainment View All →

Music, strong tool for promoting peace, unity – Oyovwe


  /   in Music 3:30 pm

A gospel artiste, Elizabeth Oyovwe, on Wednesday advised musicians to produce songs that its lyrics would promote peace and u Read More →

24 killed in rap concert stampede


  /   in Music

A stampede during a rap concert on a Conakry beach Tuesday left at least 24 people dead, Guinean hospital officials said. Read More →

Davido, Wizkid at war again?

Davido & Wiz Kid

  /   in Entertainment 11:25 am

Many industry watchers thought the two young kids, Wizkid and Davido have buried their differences and show of supremacy but Read More →

Ella- Genevieve Lesbianism Saga: Everyone now calls me Genny’s wife back home — Ella Martins

Ella Martins

  /   in Entertainment, News

The story that Beninoise actress/musician, Ella Martins and Nollywood superstar, Genevieve Nnaji, are lesbians was actually b Read More →

Presh goes incognito


  /   in Entertainment 7:53 am

To say that Precious John a.k.a Presh of the defunct KC Presh group is still battling to re-establish his presence in the nat Read More →



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